Home 2014-2015 Morgan Community College Catalog & March 2015 Addendum COURSE DESCRIPTIONS (Alphabetical) PTA-Physical Therapist Assistant Courses PTA 110 Basic Patient Care in Physical Therapy
PTA 110 Basic Patient Care in Physical Therapy
(30 lecture hours, 67.5 lab hours, 5 credits)
Prerequisite: Admission to the PTA Program
Examines the basic patient care skills for the healthcare practitioner. Enables the student to gain an understanding and demonstrate skills that include positioning, body mechanics, transfers, range of motion, palpation, vital signs, aseptic techniques, bandaging, intermittent venous compression, medical terminology, activities of daily living, wheelchair management, architectural barriers, and gait training.
(Previously PTA 210 Physical Therapy Procedures I Spring 1990-Fall 2001)
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